Posted: Thu Nov 15 2012 8:22 pm Post subject: MORO, TAROCCO, VAINIGLLIA BLOOD-ORANGE TREES (San Antonio) $25
MORO, TAROCCO, VAINIGLLIA BLOOD-ORANGE TREES - $25 (SAN ANTONIO)
The three most common types of blood oranges are the Tarocco (native to Italy), the Vainigllia (native to Spain), and the Moro, the newest variety of the three.
The Tarocco is one of the world's most popular oranges because of its sweetness (Brix to acid ratio is generally above 12.0) and juiciness. It has the highest Vitamin C content of any orange variety grown in the world. It is native to Italy.
With a deep red flesh and a rind that has a bright red blush. The flavor is stronger and the aroma is more intense than a normal orange. This fruit has a distinct, sweet flavor with a hint of raspberry.
Due to its pigments the blood orange contain greater amounts of antioxidants than other oranges.
Trees are grafted in 3 gallon containers.
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